Brake Specials

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How much do new brake pads cost?

brake pads can cost anywhere between $150 per axle and $450 per axle depending on the type of brake pad needed. In some rare cases, they can be even more if the manufacturer requires a specific type of brake pad to be ordered for your. Contact Larry H. Miller Used Car Supermarket Boise today at 2086099303 or schedule your brake service online.

How often do brake rotors need to be replaced?

rotors should be replaced by 70,000 miles but may wear out faster depending on your driving habits and a host of other factors. Ordinarily you will need to replace rotors in pairs starting with the front axle of your as they tend to wear out quicker. Schedule an appointment online with Larry H. Miller Used Car Supermarket Boise to get a free multipoint inspection on your complete brake system.

Larry H. Miller Used Car Supermarket Boise has the best brake mechanics & brake repair inBoise

Our Certified technicians provide expert diagnostics, fast & trustworthy maintenance & brake repair for your vehicle. We offer service and repair for brake pads, calipers, rotors, brake lines, master cylinder, brake fluid flush, and much more. If you have any questions about brake squealing or brake issues please reach out to our team. You can also click here to Schedule your service appointment today. Contact Larry H. Miller Used Car Supermarket Boise when you need quality brake service in Boise ID.

How much do new rotors cost?

It depends on whether you need your rotors replaced or simply resurfaced. At Larry H. Miller Used Car Supermarket Boise we'll have one of our technicians examine your vehicle to give you a recommendation and estimate. As stated prior, since we are able to order components directly from we can save you time and capital replacing your rotors.

Should I replace all 4 rotors?

Typically you will need to replace at least 2 rotors at a time. Usually, your front rotors will wear and tear faster than the rear rotors, but this depends on a wide range of different factors. Ask Larry H. Miller Used Car Supermarket Boise for more details by dialing 2086099303 and ask for a multipoint check of your whole braking system. At our diagnostics are free during each visit.

Why choose Larry H. Miller Used Car Supermarket Boise for all your brake needs

Most auto repair shops are fine with fixing one issue at a time, but not us. At Larry H. Miller Used Car Supermarket Boise, our Service Center strives to accurately diagnose/fix your vehicle the first time. This saves you hours at the store, as well cash on unnecessary repairs or extraneous auto repair. We are proud to serve all owners and are the best location to service your car, truck or SUV in Boise and the greater metro area. Contact our Service Center today to schedule your service appointment or to find the shop hours for the best appointment time for you or visit the store. Even if it's just for a quick multi-point check or alignment check, our team will be more than delighted to help you.

What will my brake service include when I visit Larry H. Miller Used Car Supermarket Boise?

This can be a more complicated question to answer. Since there are many parts to a brake system, there are different items that may be needed for your service. Some vehicles may just need new brake pads, others may need a brake fluid flush, while some may need a resurfacing of rotors and new brake lines due to leaking brake fluid. Depending on the results of the multi-point inspection, your brake service may include:

  • Brake Fluid Flush & Brake Fluid Replacement
  • Brake Rotor & Brake Caliper Alignment
  • Brake Master Cylinder Replacement
  • New Brake Hoses/Brake Lines
  • Brake pad Replacement
  • Brake Caliper Replacement
  • New Brake Rotors / Brake Drums Resurfaced

How long do brake rotors last?

This depends massively on the type of rotors, your driving style, and the type of car you're driving. rotors need to be replaced each 30,000 - 80,000 miles depending on the factors above. Confer with your maintenance manual for more details. Remember, it's constantly a good idea to have your complete brake system inspected by a franchise dealer with the proper training to spot potential issues before they cause damage to other parts of your brake system. Larry H. Miller Used Car Supermarket Boise offers an assortment of brake specials including free diagnostics. Call us at 2086099303 or schedule an appointment online today!

Brake Specials near Boise

An industry leader in components & service, we have service advisers on standby available to help you with diagnostics & repairs. Our team is capable of diagnosing any problem your car may have and give you the facts you need to make a decision on repairs. No salesmanship, just great consumer service which is why we are rated the top brake repair shop in Boise! Larry H. Miller Used Car Supermarket Boise located near Boise is the highest reviewed service & repair center in a distinct position to help you with all your automotive needs.

How much does a brake job cost?

Resurfacing rotors is much cheaper than replacing them. Ask us about the chance of simply resurfacing your rotors rather than replacing them.

Brake pads for a can cost somewhere between $150 per axle and $450 per axle depending on the type of brake pad necessary.

Brake rotor replacement can cost somewhere between $300 - $750 for all four rotors to be replaced. This price estimate includes labor and components. At Larry H. Miller Used Car Supermarket Boise we have a assortment of brake specials & coupons to save you money! Because we are supplied OEM components directly from the manufacturer, we are able to locate components at wholesale prices and pass those savings to our consumers unlike non-franchise service centers or brake repair shops. We still specialize in brake repair saving you on labor costs by getting your vehicle's brake job finished in an efficient manner.

Rear Brake Pads & Rotor Replacement

Rear brake parts usually wear out well after the front brakes due to the level of stress needed to slow a vehicle. Some rear brakes can last up to 50,0000 - 80,000 miles, but you should ask your service manual for recommended maintenance intervals for all parts. Keep in mind you should invariably have your service department perform a multipoint check which includes inspecting your brake system.

What are the signs and symptoms of bad brake rotors or pads?

Just like there are common brake issues, there are extremely clear signs that can signify the cause of a brake problem. Warning signs include a shaky steering wheel, trouble stopping or a loud metal scraping sound are all indicators that you need to check your brakes. Nevertheless, there are many other, and less clear, indicators that your brakes may be showing which you don’t want to ignore.

When do I need to get my brakes inspected? Schedule your appointment with Larry H. Miller Used Car Supermarket Boise if you experience any of the following:

  • Your vehicle is wobbling or rocking when driving at high speeds
  • You have grinding, squeaking or squealing brakes
  • Your car doesn't stay straight when you brake, pulling in either direction
  • It’s been over a year or 12,000 miles. Brake inspections should be at least once a year. (Larry H. Miller Used Car Supermarket Boise offers a free multi-point inspection each visit)
  • It takes your car tremendously longer distances to stop than normal
  • The brake pedal presses farther to the floor than usual or seems loose, or may require more force than usual
  • Unusual vibrations, shaking or tremendously loud noises occur during braking
  • You are over the number of miles that advocates between brake fluid exchanges for your vehicle
  • Your Check Engine or Brake Warning light on your dashboard comes on

Brake Specials

We're the best service department in Boise with OEM-trained technicians, free Wi-Fi and coffee, rental cars, Lyft Service Shuttle On Demand, and more! You can explore one of our extraordinary brake specials above and schedule your appointment online for extra savings. Not only will you receive an exciting discount on your brake service but you'll again get to experience the many perks of doing business with Larry H. Miller Used Car Supermarket Boise. Larry H. Miller Used Car Supermarket Boise offers incredible prices on brake service, brake pad replacement, and rotor resurfacing or replacement in Boise. So shop our distinct offers including free standard diagnostics and book your service online today or call us at 2086099303.

How much does a Brake Flush cost?

Proper vehicle inspections and basic maintenance like a brake flush can prevent you from having to deal with costly repairs in the future. Bring your to our location to assure your brake system is operating properly. We can check your brake pads, fluid levels, rotors, calipers, brackets and everything in your brake system.

Can I just replace brake pads and not rotors?

Yes, your rotors will usually last longer than your brake pads as long as you replace your pads before doing damage to your calipers or rotors. By not replacing your brake pads in a regular manner you can damage the other parts.

Brake Pads | Brake Rotors | Brake Calipers

The brake system is comprised of the following key components:

  • Heat Shield or dust shield helps prevent grime buildup thereby lengthening the life of your brake system.
  • Master cylinder or hydraulic cylinder converts the pressure you put on your brake pedals to power the rest of your brake system by feeding brake fluid into the brake circuit.
  • Brake pads or shoes are the parts that physically make contact with your brake rotor and apply pressure or friction to slow and stop your wheels from turning. It's exceedingly essential to keep brake pads fresh by replacing them as they experience quite a bit of stress every time they are used. Check your maintenance schedule for the suggested mileage intervals.
  • Brake Hoses transmit brake fluid from the brake line to your brake calipers. It's made of rubber and is flexible so that it can move with the suspension. These hoses need to be examined regularly for cracks and other symptoms of deterioration. Check your maintenance schedule for more data on when your hoses should be replaced.
  • Backing plate & return spring holds your braking system together so it can function correctly.
  • Rotors again called discs or drums are what your pads grip in order to stop the wheels from spinning. There are several types of brake rotors (Blank or "smooth" rotors, Cross-drilled rotors, slotted, drilled and slotted). Let find the best type of brake rotors for your
  • Parking Brake cable or adjuster is a steel cable used to trigger the parking brakes. When the lever is used or pedal depressed, the cable pulls the calipers or drums to initiate the parking brake of your.
  • Brake Calipers squeeze the brake pads up against your rotors to slow or stop your vehicle.
  • Anti-lock Braking System pump and a computer allows your vehicle to keep traction on the road continuously.

Brake pads consist of two layers: a metal backing plate and a high-friction material that includes rubber, fiber, carbon & other materials. Over time, brake pads wear down and can even start squeaking. This noise is the metal backing plate & the rotor touching, which again acts as a safety measure to let you know your brakes need repair. This can again cause damage to your rotors and, in some cases, can even start distorting them. In addition to serving as a "platform" for the friction material, the backing plate again protects the brake caliper from disproportionate heat buildup.

Brake calipers cover the rotors and contain pistons. The amount of pistons depends on the type of brake system. Brake fluid from the master cylinder forces these pistons to maneuver the brake pads against the disc. The brake caliper will uniformly distribute pressure against the brake disc. Generally, the more pistons in a caliper, the more uniformly the pressure from the pads is spread onto the brake disc.

What is involved in a Brake System Inspection? Checking Brake Parts & Brake Systems

At Larry H. Miller Used Car Supermarket Boise, we offer a multi-point inspection with each service visit that includes accurately inspecting your brakes, brake pads, rotors, operation, belts, hoses and filters, among other items, not just your brake system. Our immensely gifted mechanics will also look at the following when inspecting your brakes:

  • Rotors / Brake Drums - determining if resurfacing or replacement is required
  • Cylinders - check wheel cylinders & brake master cylinder for function
  • Brake Operation & Components - such as Brake Pad Thickness & hardware for uncontrolled wear and tear
  • Brake hoses - problems with the hoses, like cracking or clogs are remarkably common and need to be checked regularly as they can wear over time
  • Brake Fluid - Checking brake fluid levels, color and signs of obvious brake fluid leaks

Front Brake Pads & Rotor Replacement

Wear and tear on your brakes depends highly on your driving habits and the type of brake pads your has, but ordinarily front brakes wear out before rear breaks at 30,000 - 60,000 miles because they are ordinarily under much less stress.

Brake Fluid

Where does brake fluid come into the equation? The brake fluid or hydraulic fluid is responsible for moving the parts of your brake system. Fresh brake fluid is something few people think about, even though it can seriously affect braking performance. Brake fluid should be changed often. Ask your maintenance manual for facts on exact mileage intervals.For any brake related questions or concerns, reach out to our experts at Larry H. Miller Used Car Supermarket Boise. You can even schedule your appointment online.

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